Brief Outline: A Video of a fire claiming to be from Charni Road Station has gone viral, however this video is from June 24, Mumbai: One dead in blaze in Girgaum building

Facts Check: Not from Charni Road Station

What is Viral? 

I don't believe this is what's happening to my city today. Fire at CHARNI road station. Not sure again, #whatsappforward

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Facts Check Analysis: The Fire video is at girgaum Fire at Kothare house in Girgaum on Sunday. As per a article published by indianexpress, titled Mumbai: One dead in blaze in Girgaum building. The fire broke out on second and third floors of the four-storey building at Kothare House near Central Plaza Cinema, and was reported to the Fire Brigade at 6.10 pm. A 28-year old man named Kabir Alam was killed in the fire.

Mumbai Mirror reported as #Breaking | Huge fire at Kothare House in Girgaum. Firefighting underway.

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Chetan Sharma is an Indian fact-checker and news writer, writing news for Ayupp since 2014.

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